Tag: law

Westlaw is changing

Westlaw is changing.  On Monday 5 August 2019, the Westlaw interface will change completely.  An early look by our Law subject team has suggested that there will be: Changes we are happy to see You will be able to highlight

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Landed with the law?

Are you one of those lucky students (usually studying Business) who has just been landed with a law unit and are now discovering they are expected to learn about legal information sources, the law, and a referencing system called OSCOLA? 

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OSCOLA referencing clinic for non-lawyers

If you are studying anything but Law and have questions about OSCOLA referencing, friendly library referencing experts are here to help you at a dedicated drop-in clinic this Thursday, 11 January, 12-2 pm in Library Seminar Room 2 (Room 0.26).

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Family Law Online is becoming part of Lexis Library

On Monday 18th December the e-resource Family Law Online  will become part of Lexis Library.

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Commercial and legal awareness in the age of Brexit

If you are interested in developing commercial awareness you can find out a lot about what is appearing in the news all in one place by logging into Westlaw and searching under the Current awareness tab for “Brexit”.   If you

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Introducing… the Barbour health and safety information service

Barbour is an exciting health and safety information service.  Exciting at least for anyone studying construction, health and safety at work, engineering or other subjects where putting the right procedures and working practices into place can be the difference between

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Join the grand criminological tradition

Criminology has enjoyed a long and proud tradition from Enlightenment thinker and opponent of the death penalty, Cesare Beccaria, in the 18th century seeking sweeping reforms of the criminal justice systems of his day to focus on the prevention of crime

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Law referencing drop-in health check with Linda Jones

Are you studying Law?  Linda Jones, our Law Librarian, is holding a referencing drop-in session in Seminar Room 2 (near the Support Services Desk in Area 0A) at 12-2 pm next Wednesday, 2 November.  Bring your Law assignments and referencing worries

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Learning the Law

Starting your studies in Law?  We have many wonderful resources but none so important as Westlaw UK and Lexis Library.  For these we have the support of specially trained student resource representatives, who hold clinics each week and support certification.  Once you graduate, you are unlikely ever to have

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Free referendum information from Oxford University Press

Oxford University Press have made materials freely available to help you inform yourself about the arguments surrounding the upcoming referendum.

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